SAN DIEGO VIDEO PRODUCTION Gary G. Ballard Studio, California is an independent Sony DVCAM MiniDV digital video experienced cut cameraman, videographer, non-linear digital video DV production and editing studio for corporate and small business creative solutions, specialize in corporate and private events, photojournalistic documentaries featuring an affordable, budget-oriented solution to creative budget problem solving, a video production studio serving all of San Diego County and Southern California, San Diego, Los Angeles County, Orange County, Hollywood California providing corporations and businesses for over 20 years with creative digital photography and video production, expert graphic design logo, corporate branding, internet marketing, motion picture and custom DVD multimedia design production and support services for internet web design, web page design, prepress digital printing.

Experienced art director, producer, movie video scripting, specializing in affordable creative DVCAM MiniDV video production solutions for strong attention to corporate branding, graphic design logo creation, movie graphics, advertising quality work for film, video, DVD. Expert Adobe® production artist, color management workflows and consulting, Adobe Photoshop®, Apple Finale Cut Pro®, InDesign®, Quark Express®, Acrobat®, Illustrator®, Macintosh® Guru, project art direction and problem solutions.

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PLEASE take a moment to view my on-line Video DVD REELS Digital PORTFOLIOS:


  1. • Sony PD150 DVCAM MiniDV: Digital video; cut-cameraman; XLR 4:3 SD DV
  2. • CobraCrane II camera boom 8-foot jib: Sony Lanc; Power Panner; LCD monitor
  3. • Blue Screen: Chroma key compositing
  4. • Bogen 3258 12-foot black heavy-duty tripod
  5. • ProMax 15-foot track dolly
  6. • Equipment rental list

PRODUCER DIRECTOR SCRIPT WRITER Experienced Journalist for Hire in Southern California:

• FinalDraft AV 2
• Syracuse University educated photojournalist


• Sennheiser wireless microphones: ME66/K6 shotgun mike with boompole, blimp, wind sock; MD 46 interview mic; Ew100 Lavalier kits; e855 vocal mic


• NRG tungsten kit: Three focusing lights with bard doors, umbrellas, 8-foot stands
• Starlite PHOTOFLEX 500w/1000w: Medium softbox on roller stand
• Lighting is available for rent

DIGITAL DV EDITING Station in San Diego Calif. Production Facility:

  • • Final Cut Studio 5.1 Apple Mac workstation: Final Cut Pro 5.1 editor; DVD Studio Pro 4 production; Motion; Soundtrack Pro; Compressor 2.1, advanced MPEG-2 compresson for DVD, QuickTime .mov movies for internet
  • • Adobe AfterEffects
  • • JVC MiniDV - Super VHS ET dubbing: Transfer VSH tape to digital video DV to DVD MPEG-2
  • • Commercial grade Photoshop artist, proven graphic designer PORTFOLIOS
  • • Mac editing bay for rent for project support

Based in San Diego, Gary G. Ballard Studio combines his enormous photography, journalism and design education with over 20-years daily work experience directing people for photography, videography. As a seasoned professional photographer, director, videographer, producer, designer, digital Photoshop production artist, with a first hand knowledge of San Diego area market place, Gary G. Ballard Studio and his associates provide effective creative direction, strong digital production services on RUSH or DEADLINE basis, film to digital, digital to internet, digital to multimedia and DVD, digital to CMYK press and large format inkjet finished display prints, banners for a complete marketing package.

Expert level Adobe Photoshop, commercial Adobe Photoshop production artist, super meticulous, highly creative, effective deadline driven on RUSH or DEADLINE on budget on time, prepress or desktop publishing printing expert color managed workflows, including internet video and mutimedia presentations to DVD and HTML.

If you are looking for a top creative professional web site designer, web page designer, logo designer, graphic designer, expert creative digital production artist designer, who can write advertising copy, copy writer, in the San Diego County or Los Angeles area, please give Gary G. Ballard Studio PORTFOLIOS a click and see his superb photography photo and digital graphic design production, photojournalist copy writer, and internet web design portfolios to be the judge yourself.

Other local California areas G. Ballard Studio serves include: San Diego, California, La Jolla, Rancho Santa Fe, La Mesa, El Cajon, Alpine, Santee, Spring Valley, Vista, Julian, Jamul, Lakeside, Encinitas, Chula Vista, National City, Bonita, Lemon Grove, Imperial Beach, San Ysidro, Tecate, Tijuana, Baja California.

Gary G. Ballard, California website design is currently accepting production assignments for photographic, journalistic and creative web site design, web page design and copy writing, world wide, strong editorial journalism, expert creative Photoshop digital photographic production artist, intuitive user interface.


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